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Chapman Tripp

23 ALBERT STREET, PO BOX 2206, AUCKLAND 1140, NEW ZEALAND
Tel:
Work +64 9 357 9000
Fax:
Fax +64 9 357 9099
DX:
DX 89 AUCKLAND
Email:
Web:
www.chapmantripp.com

Hamish Bolland

Tel:
Work +64 9 357 9055
Email:
Chapman Tripp

Work Department

Real estate, property and construction

Position

Partner

Career

Hamish has worked on major construction projects, both within New Zealand and around the world, in a variety of sectors including infrastructure, mining, energy, oil and gas, commercial and residential. He has extensive experience working on large-scale projects, which have a combined value in excess of $40b.  His experience includes both greenfield and brownfield projects and a significant amount of this experience has involved project finance transactions including some of the largest and most complex projects in the Middle East. 

Hamish previously worked for UK magic circle law firm Allen & Overy where he spent six years in their Projects team in Dubai, acting for sponsors undertaking major projects in the Gulf region as well as financial institutions, commercial banks and ECAs lending to those projects.   He has advised on a wide range of project procurement models including build only, design-build, full EPC/turnkey, DBO, BOOT, design, build, operate and maintain and Public Private Partnerships (PPPs). Hamish is also very familiar with NZS and FIDIC standard form construction contracts.

Member

Hamish is a member of the New Zealand Law Society

Education

LLB, BA (Political Science), University of Canterbury


New Zealand

Real estate and construction

Within: Next Generation Partners

Hamish Bolland - Chapman Tripp

Within: Real estate and construction

Chapman Tripp provides 'great service and knowledge - the advice is relevant and on time', according to one client. Another describes it as 'a "go-to" firm for any complex property matter'. Construction expert Brian Clayton and real estate specialist Matthew Carroll in Auckland lead the practice, which counts Foodstuffs North Island, Fletcher Residential and Todd Property Group among its clients. Mark Nicholson handles development, acquisitions, disposals, syndications, leasing and infrastructure matters. He advised Blackstone Group on the NZ$635m purchase of Goodman/GIC’s Viaduct Portfolio. Bill Sandston advises corporate and high-net-worth investors on the acquisition and management of their New Zealand property portfolios. Litigator John McKay is recommended for construction disputes. Newly promoted partner Hamish Bolland is a rising star. Greg Wise in Wellington has extensive experience in infrastructure, utilities and property matters, and counts the Ministry of Education and the Ministry of Business Innovation and Employment among his clients. He has 'fantastic industry knowledge and his advice is practical and tailored to the situation'.

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